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Virological, immunological and pathological findings of transplacentally transmitted bluetongue virus serotype 1 in IFNAR1-blocked mice during early and mid gestation (2020)
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Saminathan, M., Singh, K. P., Vineetha, S., Maity, M., Biswas, S. K., Manjunathareddy, G. B., …Mertens, P. P. C. (2020). Virological, immunological and pathological findings of transplacentally transmitted bluetongue virus serotype 1 in IFNAR1-blocked mice during early and mid gestation. Scientific Reports, 10, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58268-0

Transplacental transmission (TPT) of wild-type Indian BTV-1 had never been experimentally proved. This study was first time investigated TPT of Indian BTV-1 (isolated from aborted and stillborn goat fetal spleens). The sequential pathology, virologic... Read More about Virological, immunological and pathological findings of transplacentally transmitted bluetongue virus serotype 1 in IFNAR1-blocked mice during early and mid gestation.

A Co9S8 microsphere and N-doped carbon nanotube composite host material for lithium-sulfur batteries (2020)
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Xi, Y., Angulakshmi, N., Zhang, B., Tian, X., Tang, Z., Xie, P., …Zhou, Y. (2020). A Co9S8 microsphere and N-doped carbon nanotube composite host material for lithium-sulfur batteries. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 826, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2020.154201

Lithium-sulfur batteries have emerged as extraordinarily favorable energy storage devices due to their high specific capacity and energy density, safety and low cost. Unfortunately, the wide applications of lithium-sulfur batteries are hampered by se... Read More about A Co9S8 microsphere and N-doped carbon nanotube composite host material for lithium-sulfur batteries.

Understanding the suppression of structure formation from dark matter-dark energy momentum coupling (2020)
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Chamings, F. N., Avgoustidis, A., Copeland, E. J., Green, A. M., & Pourtsidou, A. (in press). Understanding the suppression of structure formation from dark matter-dark energy momentum coupling. Physical Review D,

Models in which scalar field dark energy interacts with dark matter via a pure momentum coupling have previously been found to potentially ease the structure formation tension between early-and late-universe observations. In this article we explore t... Read More about Understanding the suppression of structure formation from dark matter-dark energy momentum coupling.

HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury (2020)
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Bruno, C. D., Fremd, B., Church, R. J., Daly, A. K., Aithal, G. P., Bjornsson, E. S., …Chow, C. R. (2020). HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury. Pharmacogenomics Journal, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41397-020-0159-0

Biomarkers that are able to identify patients at risk of drug-induced liver injury (DILI) after treatment with infliximab could be important in increasing the safety of infliximab use. We performed a genetic analysis to identify possible human leukoc... Read More about HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury.

A pilot study of alterations in oxidized angiotensinogen and antioxidants in pre-eclamptic pregnancy (2020)
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Dahabiyeh, L. A., Tooth, D., Kurlak, L. O., Mistry, H. D., Broughton Pipkin, F., & Barrett, D. A. (2020). A pilot study of alterations in oxidized angiotensinogen and antioxidants in pre-eclamptic pregnancy. Scientific Reports, 10, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58930-7

The oxidation status of angiotensinogen (AGT) may have a critical role in pre-eclampsia. We used a validated, quantitative, mass spectrometry-based method to measure the oxidized and total AGT levels in plasma of pre-eclamptic women (n = 17), normote... Read More about A pilot study of alterations in oxidized angiotensinogen and antioxidants in pre-eclamptic pregnancy.

Business-to-business marketing research: Assessing readability and discussing relevance to practitioners (2020)
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Dziubaniuk, O., Barner-Rasmussen, W., Koporcic, N., Ivanova-Gongne, M., Mandjak, T., & Markovic, S. (2020). Business-to-business marketing research: Assessing readability and discussing relevance to practitioners. Industrial Marketing Management, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indmarman.2020.01.012

Business practitioners tend to show little interest in academic journals, raising concerns that research-based knowledge potentially relevant to their managerial practice might evade them. The literature suggests academic writing style as one of the... Read More about Business-to-business marketing research: Assessing readability and discussing relevance to practitioners.

The Role of Executive Functions in Socioeconomic Attainment Gaps: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial (2020)
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Blakey, E., Matthews, D., Cragg, L., Buck, J., Cameron, D., Higgins, B., …Blakey, E. (2020). The Role of Executive Functions in Socioeconomic Attainment Gaps: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Child Development, https://doi.org/10.1111/cdev.13358

The socioeconomic attainment gap in mathematics starts early and increases over time. The present study aimed to examine why this gap exists. Four-year-olds from diverse backgrounds were randomly allocated to a brief intervention designed to improve... Read More about The Role of Executive Functions in Socioeconomic Attainment Gaps: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial.

Increasing tau 4R tau levels exacerbates hippocampal tau hyperphosphorylation in the hTau model of tauopathy but also tau dephosphorylation following acute systemic inflammation (2020)
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Barron, M. R., Gartlon, J., Dawson, L. A., Atkinson, P. J., & Pardon, M. (in press). Increasing tau 4R tau levels exacerbates hippocampal tau hyperphosphorylation in the hTau model of tauopathy but also tau dephosphorylation following acute systemic inflammation. Frontiers in Immunology, https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2020.00293

Inflammation is considered a mechanistic driver of Alzheimer's disease, thought to increase 15 tau phosphorylation, the first step to the formation of neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs). To further 16 understand how inflammation impacts the development o... Read More about Increasing tau 4R tau levels exacerbates hippocampal tau hyperphosphorylation in the hTau model of tauopathy but also tau dephosphorylation following acute systemic inflammation.

Understanding the Co-Occurrence of Tree Loss and Modern Slavery to Improve Efficacy of Conservation Actions and Policies (2020)
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Jackson, B., Decker Sparks, J. L., Brown, C., & Boyd, D. S. (2020). Understanding the Co-Occurrence of Tree Loss and Modern Slavery to Improve Efficacy of Conservation Actions and Policies. Conservation Science and Practice, https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.183

Locations where populations are most reliant on forests and their ecosystem services for subsistence and development are also areas where modern slavery persists. These issues are noted within the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), both target 15.... Read More about Understanding the Co-Occurrence of Tree Loss and Modern Slavery to Improve Efficacy of Conservation Actions and Policies.

Moving beyond immobility: Spatial stories of undergraduate mobility at the “local” college (2020)
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Henderson, H. (2020). Moving beyond immobility: Spatial stories of undergraduate mobility at the “local” college. Population, Space and Place, https://doi.org/10.1002/psp.2319

In the English higher education context, “going to” university is commonly associated with leaving the familial home at the age of 18 and moving to a new city. This article sets out to problematise dominant narratives of student mobilities, by focusi... Read More about Moving beyond immobility: Spatial stories of undergraduate mobility at the “local” college.

Age, sex, race and ethnicity representativeness of randomised controlled trials in peri-operative medicine (2020)
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Lindsay, W. A., Murphy, M. M., Almghairbi, D. S., & Moppett, I. K. (2020). Age, sex, race and ethnicity representativeness of randomised controlled trials in peri-operative medicine. Anaesthesia, https://doi.org/10.1111/anae.14967

The applicability of the results of any clinical trial will depend to a large extent on whether the study population is representative of the population seen in clinical practice. The growing older surgical population presents challenges for peri-ope... Read More about Age, sex, race and ethnicity representativeness of randomised controlled trials in peri-operative medicine.

Homological perspective on edge modes in linear Yang-Mills and Chern-Simons theory (2020)
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Mathieu, P., Murray, L., Schenkel, A., & Teh, N. J. (in press). Homological perspective on edge modes in linear Yang-Mills and Chern-Simons theory. Letters in Mathematical Physics,

We provide an elegant homological construction of the extended phase space for linear Yang-Mills theory on an oriented and time-oriented Lorentzian manifold M with a time-like boundary @M that was proposed by Donnelly and Freidel [JHEP 1609, 102 (20... Read More about Homological perspective on edge modes in linear Yang-Mills and Chern-Simons theory.

Electronic and photonic counting statistics as probes of non-equilibrium quantum dynamics (2020)
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Kubala, B., Ankerhold, J., & Armour, A. D. (2020). Electronic and photonic counting statistics as probes of non-equilibrium quantum dynamics. New Journal of Physics, 22, https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/ab6eb0

We analyse the full counting statistics of photons flowing in and out of a microwave cavity coupled to a voltage-biased Josephson junction. Tunnelling of Cooper pairs generates a coherent flow of photons into the cavity whilst at the same time photon... Read More about Electronic and photonic counting statistics as probes of non-equilibrium quantum dynamics.

Civil Servants' Perceptions of Agency Heads' Leadership Styles: The Role of Gender in Public Sector Organizations (2020)
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Lee, D. S., & Park, S. (in press). Civil Servants' Perceptions of Agency Heads' Leadership Styles: The Role of Gender in Public Sector Organizations. Public Management Review,

In this article, we examine public employees' perceptions of agency heads' leadership styles by focusing on the role of gender in organizational management. Employing an original survey experiment with over 800 national civil servants in South Korea,... Read More about Civil Servants' Perceptions of Agency Heads' Leadership Styles: The Role of Gender in Public Sector Organizations.

Not Yet Dead: The Establishment and Regulation of Slavery by the Islamic State (2020)
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Al-Dayel, N., Mumford, A., & Bales, K. (in press). Not Yet Dead: The Establishment and Regulation of Slavery by the Islamic State. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, 1-24. https://doi.org/10.1080/1057610x.2020.1711590

The Islamic State is an organization at the nexus of modern slavery and terrorism. This article provides the first in-depth analysis of how it regulated slavery. With a consideration of gendered approaches, it applies multiple data sources to reveal... Read More about Not Yet Dead: The Establishment and Regulation of Slavery by the Islamic State.

Blood platelets stimulate cancer extravasation through TGFβ-mediated down-regulation of PRH/HHEX (2020)
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Marcolino De Assis, E., Hasan Siddiqui, Y., Van Den Bosch, M., Poole, A. W., Jayaraman, P., & Gaston, K. (2020). Blood platelets stimulate cancer extravasation through TGFβ-mediated down-regulation of PRH/HHEX. Oncogenesis, 9, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41389-020-0189-0

Cancer cells go through a process known as epithelial–mesenchymal transition (EMT) during which they acquire the ability to migrate and invade extracellular matrix. Some cells also acquire the ability to move across a layer of endothelial cells to en... Read More about Blood platelets stimulate cancer extravasation through TGFβ-mediated down-regulation of PRH/HHEX.

A randomised controlled trial of rosuvastatin for the prevention of aminoglycoside-induced kidney toxicity in children with cystic fibrosis (2020)
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McWilliam, S. J., Rosala-Hallas, A., Jones, A. P., Shaw, V., Greenhalf, W., Jaki, T., …Pirmohamed, M. (2020). A randomised controlled trial of rosuvastatin for the prevention of aminoglycoside-induced kidney toxicity in children with cystic fibrosis. Scientific Reports, 10(1), https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58790-1

The PROteKT study tested the hypothesis that rosuvastatin can inhibit aminoglycoside-induced nephrotoxicity in children with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). This open label, parallel group, randomised controlled trial recruited children and young people aged 6... Read More about A randomised controlled trial of rosuvastatin for the prevention of aminoglycoside-induced kidney toxicity in children with cystic fibrosis.